His disciples remembered that it is written: “Zeal for your house will consume me.
The majority of the students of the Messiah were very ordinary men, many of them fishermen. When they saw Jesus rebelling inside the Temple Court, they were reminded about Psalm 69:9. This is an astonishing revelation. The Jewish students of the Messiah called Him «Rabbi», which means teacher. Jesus was a teacher of the Old Testament. He read and explained from the the Hebrew Bible.